Odd apparent cursor movement in mintty (+emacs)

Ken Brown kbrown@cornell.edu
Wed Sep 22 12:42:00 GMT 2010

On 9/22/2010 3:25 AM, Gary wrote:
> In some file^H^H^H^Hbuffer in emacs(-nox), with mintty maximised, cursor
> movement appears incorrect - moving the cursor forward[1] (emacs'
> forward-char via C-f / cursor right key) incorrectly positions the
> visible cursor 'n' characters forward. The insertion position is
> correct, however - it only moves one character forward.

Can you give a precise recipe (as simple as possible) for reproducing 
this problem?  I just started emacs in a maximized mintty window and had 
no problem with cursor movement.


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